ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — Some Aberdeen School District employees have made their case before the 8th District appeals court that a lawsuit by parents of five special education student should not proceed to trial.
ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) — A tuberculosis outbreak at Stafford Creek Corrections Center has spurred fears among incarcerated people and their families over whether correctional officials are properly responding to the serious and sometimes fatal infectious disease.
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A jury in Brown County has acquitted a man who claimed he was defending himself and his daughter when he fatally shot her boyfriend in 2020.
After eight hours of deliberation, the jury on Tuesday night found Jarrett Jones not guilty of first-degree murder, second-degree murder and first- and second-degree manslaughter.
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota man is set for trial in the death of his daughter's boyfriend in January 2020.
Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday in the case of Jarrett Jones, who is charged with murder in the shooting death of 28-year-old Jon Schumacher.
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Andes Central/Dakota Christian 55, Wessington Springs 38
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The Washington Department of Corrections has been fined $60,000 for failing to enforce COVID-19 protective measures at the Stafford Creek Corrections Center in Aberdeen.
The state Department of Labor & Industries said in a news release Wednesday that the agency began an investigation and inspection after a correctional officer tested positive for COVID-19 in June and died.
PIERRE, S.D. (AP) — South Dakota airport officials are working on their plans to spend an estimated $16.4 million in federal infrastructure funding.
Airport managers can submit their projects to the Federal Aviation Administration for review in the coming weeks.
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — An Aberdeen man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison with five years suspended in a crash that killed a man just weeks away from getting married.
Carson Maunu, 19, earlier pleaded guilty to vehicular homicide in an agreement with prosecutors.
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — Contempt charges have been dismissed for three supervisors in the U.S. Marshals Service for a series of events that began with a deputy marshal refusing to disclose her vaccination status while serving in federal court in Aberdeen.
Brandon Valley def. Mitchell, 22-25, 25-16, 25-16, 21-25, 15-11
Harrisburg def. Watertown, 25-15, 25-22, 17-25, 25-8
Aberdeen Central def. Watertown, 17-25, 25-18, 25-18, 25-20
Aberdeen Christian def. Herreid/Selby Area, 25-11, 25-12, 25-22
ABERDEEN, Wash. (AP) — A crowd is pouring into a parking lot on Broadway Street in Aberdeen.
People in booths are hawking homemade goods. There’s rainbow flags. Tweens with kitchen-sink dye jobs.
Aberdeen Central def. Mitchell, 19-25, 25-8, 25-19, 25-27, 15-11
Alcester-Hudson def. Freeman Academy/Marion, 25-13, 25-11, 25-19
Aberdeen Central def. Pierre, 25-17, 25-20, 25-22
Aberdeen Roncalli def. Langford, 25-7, 25-16, 25-21
Aberdeen Roncalli def. Sisseton, 25-17, 25-17, 25-19
Arlington def. Elkton-Lake Benton, 23-25, 23-25, 25-21, 25-22, 15-4
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — An Aberdeen man has changed his plea in a fatal stabbing as part of an agreement with prosecutors.
Jacob Lane Lee Bad Wound, 24, has pleaded guilty to felony manslaughter in the death of Higinio Anthony Santiago who was found stabbed at an Aberdeen home on Aug.
Bennett County def. Lyman, 25-17, 25-19, 25-16
Pierre def. Sioux Falls Lincoln, 25-17, 25-23, 25-22
Aberdeen Christian def. Wolsey-Wessington, 25-22, 25-19, 20-25, 20-25, 15-11
Aberdeen Roncalli def. Tiospa Zina Tribal, 25-18, 25-9, 25-14
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — An overflow crowd of nearly 6,000 fans showed up Saturday to help christen Northern State University's new football stadium, an occasion that ended with a Wolves victory.
The on-campus sports complex cost more than $40 million, which includes the stadium, the Kessler’s Champions Club, locker rooms and Koehler Hall of Fame Softball Field.
ABERDEEN, S.D. (AP) — COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations are on the rise again in South Dakota, although hospital officials say they're still holding their own on capacity.
The western part of the state is seeing the biggest spike in numbers, though cases in northeastern South Dakota are also on the rise.